Challenges Ahead

The short-term economic outlook for supermarket operators remains bleak, though there may be some reasons for optimism in the longer term, a panel of industry analysts said during SN's 13th annual Financial Analysts' Roundtable. With a combination of high inflation, rising energy prices and the weak housing market hitting consumers all at once, an ongoing move to trade down seems inevitable, the panelists

The short-term economic outlook for supermarket operators remains bleak, though there may be some reasons for optimism in the longer term, a panel of industry analysts said during SN's 13th annual Financial Analysts' Roundtable.

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